Key to Reality

A university student asked me if I would teach his boyfriend a trumpet lesson last week. I told him to meet me after my last student on Monday. This student had a beautiful sound, his teacher demonstrated sound to him a lot, I could tell. He had micromanagement issues but that was an easy fix. … Continue reading Key to Reality


Engineering Inescapable Failure

There is an interesting quality to Indian culture in what I have dubbed as the "failure-success spectrum". I was told all my life don't do this, don't do that, make sure you do this, make sure you do that, otherwise you will fail. I was also told don't do this, don't do that, make sure you … Continue reading Engineering Inescapable Failure